Crossroads Community Church

Associate Pastor of Adult Ministries

Crossroads Community Church
Stockbridge, Michigan, United States

Date Posted: 07/21/2017
Categories: Associate Pastor - Christian Education - Discipleship Pastor - Evangelism Pastor
Denominations: Baptist -- American
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Associate Pastor Job Description


            Crossroads Community Church of Stockbridge is pleased to announce the new full time position available for an Associate Pastor of Adult Ministries.  The Associate Pastor will be charged with overseeing all aspects of the ministry to the Adults in our congregation.  Crossroads Community Church is an Evangelical congregation that is a part of American Baptist Churches of Michigan.  While being located in a rural bedroom community that connects to both Lansing and Ann Arbor(that makes for some good rivalries!), Crossroads Community Church is a contemporary congregation that is making a difference for the Kingdom of God.  With an average of 250+ people attending one of our two Sunday services, we are poised for even more growth with the addition of this new position. 


Areas of Responsibility:

  1.  Life Group Ministry
  2. Christian Education
  3. Disciple Making
  4. Evangelism
  5. Occasional Preaching
  6. Developing and Deploying people for ministry both in the community and beyond
  7. Creating and Organizing the various systems in the church that allow people to not only plug in, but know what their next steps are as well.


A “win” in this position looks like:

  1.  Life groups are growing both numerically and spiritually.
  2. An increasing number of people are growing in their Biblical knowledge and application.
  3. An increasing number of people are engaging in local ministries of compassion.
  4. An increasing number of people are equipped to share their faith with non-believers.
  5. An increasing number of people are engaging in mission opportunities beyond their local community.
  6. Excellence in the Sunday service is increasing.
  7. The spiritual needs of the congregation are being met in greater ways.
  8. A clear understanding of the systems of the church, as they relate to adult ministries, is being had by both current and new people to the church.



  1.  A Master’s Degree in a field pertaining to Christian Education is preferred.  A Bachelor’s Degree with significant experience will also be considered as well.
  2. An increasing level of experience leading adult ministries


Desired Qualities:

  1.  A vibrant walk with Jesus Christ
  2. An organized and detailed person who can provide administrative oversight to the ministries they are leading.
  3. An ability to teach God’s Word in a relevant and compelling manner.
  4. A growing leadership capacity that adds credibility to your calling.
  5. Relationally sharp across all ages.
  6. Emotional health is demonstrated
  7. A team player that works well in a low ego environment
  8. An ability to connect with non-believers
  9. A willingness to invest in this church and community beyond just a couple of years.



  1.  The associate pastor will receive a full time salary that is commesurate with both their experience and education. 
  2. In addition, the Associate Pastor will receive the following:  professional expense, insurance, 4 weeks of vacation per year, and retirement, as well as a stipend to help with moving expenses.


If you feel God might be leading you to Crossroads Community Church of Stockbridge, please send your resume, along with a video (or link) to a recent sermon/teaching you’ve done to:


Crossroads Community Church Stockbridge

Attention:  Pastor Brian

950 S. Clinton St.

Stockbridge, MI 49285 


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